André Theunis

Sounds Maker

Violin Maker

Member of the International Society of Violin and Bow Markers (EILA)

http://www.eila.org/

Member of the association of the Luthiers and art bow makers of France (GLAAF)

http://www.glaaf.fr/

Career

The study of woodworking and violin leads André Theunis in 1972 at Mittenwald violin school in Bavaria.

 

He graduated in 1976, followed by a fellowship with the luthier Bengt Nilsson in Sweden.

 

He completed his training in the house "W.E. Hill & Sons "in England.

 

He has been living in Brussels since 1980, where he is dedicated to the making, the restoration and tuning of the quartet's instruments.